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Adam M. Wenner

Associate

Education

University of Detroit Mercy School of Law, J.D.
  • magna cum laude
  • Dean's Scholar
  • Law Review, Symposium Director & Editor
  • Moot Court Board of Advocates
  • Legal Writing Teaching Assistant
University of Michigan, B.A.
  • Political Science
  • with distinction

Prior Employment

  • Dickinson Wright PLLC, 2011-2013

Bar Admissions

Clerkships

  • Honorable Nancy G. Edmunds, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan, 2014 - 2017
  • Honorable  Julian Abele Cook, Jr., U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan, 2013 - 2014

Professional Affiliations

Federal Bar Association

  • Law Clerk Committee Member 2016 - present

State Bar of Michigan

  • Antitrust, Franchising and Trade Regulation Section, At-Large Council Member,  2012-2015

Defense Research Institute

  • Antitrust/Consumer Protection Group, Publications Chair, 2013
Overview
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Overview

Mr. Wenner is a litigation attorney assisting with complex commercial litigation matters.

  • Represented a large Michigan county in a major antitrust action alleging conspiracy, unfair trade practices and bid-rigging under the Sherman Act; all claims dismissed on pre-answer motion
  • Member of class counsel team representing indirect purchasers in multidistrict antitrust consumer protection litigation with alleged damages over $1 billion
  • Successfully counseled a major hospital and banking institution through internal investigations lodged by the U.S. Department of Justice and the Michigan Department of Treasury
  • Served as general counsel to more than 40 municipalities subject to regulation by the Michigan Public Service Commission

Community

Pro Bono

  • Eastern District of Michigan Federal Court Pro Bono Panel, 2012-2013
  • 313 Project, Pro Bono Legal Seminar, Panelist, 2012

News & Resources

Press Releases

Seminars & Events

  •  Diversity in the Law Event, Federal Bar Association, March 2015 and March 2016, Panelist
  • The Anatomy of a Civil Case, Federal Law Clerk Orientation, October 2015 and October 2016, Panelist

Honors

  • Michigan Super Lawyers, Rising Star, 2013
  • 313 Project, Pro Bono Attorney of the Year, 2013

Academic Appointments

University of Detroit Mercy School of Law, Adjunct Professor, 2015 - present